Welcome!

The Estes Park Gun & Archery Club is open to the public and serves the greater Estes valley and nearby cities.
Memberships, currently $75, are sold on an annual basis.
There is a 600 person cap on memberships.

As of August 12, 2019 there are 333 paid members with a 600 member cap.
With US 34 open and range improvements, the club may reach the membership cap this year.
See the above link for more information on becoming a member.

Our Facilities

The Outdoor Range, is located in Noel's Draw off of U.S. Highway 34, about 3.5 miles East of the Olympus Dam, on the right just past mile marker 68. The range is open to Members and their guests only or on a scheduled Public Event.

Access is through a combination locked gate. The range offers pistol, rifle and archery venues. Safety protocol and range officer duties are self-managed by members while they use the range. Click here for a Map. Outdoor range rules/instructions are here.

The Indoor Range, is located at the corner of U.S. Highway 36 & Community Drive, next to the Estes Park Dog Park. Click here for a Map. The range has seven, 50 foot shooting lanes.

Shooting is allowed for Archery, Centerfire Pistol, & Rimfire Pistol or Rifle. The Indoor Range is open to Club Members and the public. A daily fee is charged for indoor range use.

The hours for the Indoor Range are listed below:

  • Archery - Tuesday Evenings
    7:00 PM -8:00 PM
  • Shooting - Wednesday Evenings
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Shooting - Thursday Evenings
    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Shooting - Friday Evenings
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Shooting - First Tuesday of quarter (Feb, May, Sep, Dec) - Defensive Pistol Skills Review
    5:15 pm - 6:45 pm

Please come join us!

Note: Usually there are more stations open on Wednesday evenings.

CHP Reciprocity

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation maintains a list of states whose CCW permits are recognized by Colorado.

To see which states recognize your Colorado CHP, see USA Carry Maps.

Lost and Found

Please check the Lost and Found page periodically. A item was recently found.

Fire Restrictions

See Colorado Department of Public Safety for the latest fire safety information.
See "Fire Bans & Danger" tab for latest restriction information.

Summer Saturday mornings - Public Shoot Days

From 9 AM to noon Saturdays thru October 26th

Calling all RSOs and Members to assist

Contact Bob Brady at 303-747-1005 or Bob Brady email to get on his schedule for a Saturday. New this year: Members (that are not RSOs) can work the sign-in table on Public Days and receive cleanup day service credit.

Shooting at the Indoor Range on Sundays is suspended until after the last Public Shoot day.

2019 Renewal & New Member forms

Forms for 2019 are available on the Membership page (link in left column).

Outdoor Range Orientation

New Member Orientation

Beginning in April and weather permitting, on the first and third Saturdays starting at noon sharp, Richard Tekulve will be conducting a 20-30 minute range orientation at the Common Point Outdoor Range at Noels Draw, Highway 34. The gate will be open and membership cards will be handed out at the end of the orientation. You can contact Rick at either judyrick53@aol.com or 970-577-8588.

Range Orientation and Rules

For 2019 new members and any members interested in proper procedures at the Common Point Outdoor Range see the PDF file of Range Orientation and Rules.

Recreation Sport Shooting Reminders

from USFS, CPW, Boulder/Larimer/Gilpin/Clear Creek Counties



Pistol Range



100 yard Rifle Range



Archery Range



Noels Draw Road gate provides controlled access to the
Common Point Range. The gate is open on Public Shooting Days.



Indoor range shooting lanes

More News

August 15, 2017Gun Club Patches now Available

These sew-on patches are 2.5" x 1.75" and 3.5" x 2.5".
Available at Public Shoot days
or with payment enclosed, number of each desired to:

Estes Park Gun and Archery Club
P.O. Box 982
Estes Park, CO 80517-0982.



August 14, 2017Please pick up your brass. When finished shooting, please collect your brass
and deposit in buckets provided. Each year, the club recycles brass which nets over $400 that helps you and your club.

August 1, 2017Trap Shooting Info click here.


Latest Newsletter

February 26, 20192019 February Newsletter click here.

Latest Approved Board Meeting Minutes

Board Minutes June 2019

Range Usage statistics


2019 Year to date Outdoor Range usage.


2016 Summary of Indoor Range usage.

2017 Summary of Indoor Range usage.

2017 Summary of Outdoor Range usage.

2018 Summary of Indoor Range usage.

2018 Summary of Outdoor Range usage.

Defensive Handgun Skills Review

The indoor range is reserved on the first Tuesday night of each quarter (Feb, May, Sept, Dec) from 5:15 PM to 6:45 PM
for a Defensive Handgun Skills Review.

This is not an "open range" or a class per se, rather it is an instructor-lead skills review and practice
for those who have had intermediate or advanced pistol training and bring the required equipment.
For more information contact Jim Boyd at 970-481-4279 or Jim Boyd email.

2019 Annual Meeting Election Results

January 17, 2019

President, Steve Clark
Interim 1st Vice President, Kurt Pennington
2nd Vice President, Harry Banbury
Secretary, Martha Clark
Treasurer, Danny Dawidowski
Board Members:
   John Lauce 1 year term
   David Bruce 3 year term

Board Members: continuing to serve the remainder of their terms:
   Rick Tekulve
   Daniel White

Right To Carry In National Parks

On February 22, 2010, a new law took effect that applied state firearms laws to national parks and wildlife refuges across America. Click here for more information.



Latest website update: August 15, 2019

Club Information

The Estes Park Gun & Archery Club are members of

National Rifle Association, Affiliate Member.
NRA Membership
is encouraged but not required of members.

National Shooting Sports Foundation, Member

Colorado State Shooting Association, Member